Former Doctor Who Showrunner Says Fan
We Got This CoveredFormer Doctor Who Showrunner Says Fan Favorite Character Isn't Dead After AllWe Got This CoveredThough they defeated the monsters (of course), the battle cost the life of one of the Doctor's allies: former prime minister Harriet Jones (Downton Abbey's Penelope Wilton). Well, at least, we thought it did. Now, writer/previous showrunner Russell T ...and more »
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 11:00 am
Russell T Davies reveals a certain Doctor
Radio TimesRussell T Davies reveals a certain Doctor Who character isn't dead after allRadio TimesThe character who stepped up to the plate was none other than Harriet Jones, (Penelope Wilton's former Prime Minister, for anyone who doesn't know). She developed the Subwave Network, which linked all The Doctor's companions and then used every ...
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 1:58 am
'More than just a sitcom' - Chortle
Chortle'More than just a sitcom'ChortleI find Penelope Wilton's performance as Anne, Martin's long suffering wife, heartbreaking as she struggles to cope with Martin and getting him to change his ways. They are truly in love, though. As for their friends Harold and Hilda, they are so ...
Posted on 11 September 2017 | 6:11 am
12 movies starring older actors - LA Daily
LA Daily News12 movies starring older actorsLA Daily NewsIt's a slight film, but a great vehicle for some of Britain's best veteran actors (Judi Dench, Tom Wilkinson, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy, Penelope Wilton) to quietly make magic. The Bucket List (2007): Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman play unlikely ...
Posted on 9 September 2017 | 3:45 am
Russell T Davies: the government treats the
The GuardianRussell T Davies: the government treats the BBC with contemptThe Guardian“I have worked with Daleks, Casanova, I've worked with gays, I've worked with Penelope Wilton, I worked on children's programmes, I've worked in documentary, I worked on a quiz show with Terry Wogan, I worked with Jesus, I worked in Cardiff, Manchester ...and more »
Posted on 24 August 2017 | 2:28 pm
The first scene from Downton Abbey series
Here's your very first look at Downton series six – and it brings us the sort of deliciously sharp-tongued bickering we've come to expect when Maggie Smith's Dowager Countess and Isobel Crawley (Penelope Wilton) come to blows over village life.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:13 am
Watch: Downton fans, here's your first look
However, ITV have gone one better than that and released an extended clip from the first episode It features an argument between Maggie Smith's Dowager Countess and Isobel Crawley (Penelope Wilton) over whether or not the village hospital should be run by ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:10 am
Downton Abbey series six first look! The
It shows the Dowager (Maggie Smith) and Isobel (Penelope Wilton) locking horns, as the two women clash over the future of their local hospital. After a heated debate, the Dowager tells Isobel: “May the best man win!” Sounds like a fight we wouldn’t ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:58 pm
Saturday’s TV tips
The friends’ enthusiasm eventually persuades other members of the local Women’s Institute and soon ten other women – including bohemian Celia (Celia Imrie), dowdy housewife Ruth (Penelope Wilton) and plucky Jessie (Annette Crosbie) – are throwing ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 4:26 am
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The friends' enthusiasm eventually persuades other members of the local Women's Institute and soon ten other women - including bohemian Celia (Celia Imrie), dowdy housewife Ruth (Penelope Wilton) and plucky Jessie (Annette Crosbie) - are throwing caution ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 10:00 am